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NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet overview


Manufacturers Product Description

THE ULTIMATE TABLET FOR GAMERS THE NVIDIA® SHIELD™ TABLET IS READY FOR ANDROID 5.1 LOLLIPOPBUILT TO BE BRILLIANT The world's fastest mobile processor. Unbeatable tablet graphics, video, and audio. The most advanced, responsive stylus. And the freedom to pair with the optional SHIELD controller for ultimate gaming control. The SHIELD tablet delivers everything you need to get the most from your games, movies, and apps. EXTREME PERFORMANCE The SHIELD tablet's NVIDIA® Tegra® K1 mobile processor taps into the same NVIDIA Kepler™ architecture that drives the world's most extreme gaming PCs. With a custom engineered thermal system, SHIELD tablet harnesses the full power of Tegra K1's extreme performance. BOOMING FRONT FACING SPEAKERS The SHIELD tablet's front-facing stereo speakers and dual bass reflex port provide incredible audio that makes every song, movie, game, and podcast incredibly crisp and clear. MAKE YOUR MARK Aspiring artists designing the next game or fan art can use the GPU-accelerated NVIDIA DirectStylus™ 2 to capture the attitude of every stroke. Take notes with the integrated apps and handwriting recognition. Or get creative with the NVIDIA Dabbler™ app's hyper-realistic watercolor and 3D Paint oil painting. HANDS-FREE FLEXIBILITY The sturdy available SHIELD tablet cover does more than just protect your tablet. It offers a variety of flexible stand positions to make gaming and entertainment more enjoyable.

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Built-in Devices

Focus ModesAuto-focus
Front Camera-Webcam Resolution5 Megapixel
Rear Camera Resolution5 Megapixel
Sensor TypeAccelerometer
Rear CameraYes
Front Camera-WebcamYes

General Information

Product LineSHIELD
Product NameSHIELD Tablet
Manufacturer Website Address
Brand NameNVIDIA
Product TypeTablet
ManufacturerNVIDIA Corporation
Manufacturer Part Number940-81761-2505-000

Processor and Chipset

Processor CoreQuad-core (4 Core)
Processor TypeCortex A15
Processor Speed2.20 GHz
Chipset ManufacturerNVIDIA
Chipset ModelTegra K1
Processor ManufacturerARM


Standard Memory2 GB
Memory Card SupportedmicroSD
Memory TechnologyDDR3 SDRAM

Display and Graphics

Aspect Ratio16:10
Display Screen TechnologyIn-plane Switching (IPS) Technology
Graphics Controller ManufacturerNVIDIA
Screen Size20.3 cm (8")
Screen Resolution1920 x 1200


Operating SystemAndroid 4.4 KitKat
Operating System PlatformAndroid

Network and Communication

Wireless LANYes
Wireless LAN StandardIEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
WWAN SupportedNo

Physical Characteristics

Weight Approximate390 g
Form FactorSlate
Width126 mm
Depth9.2 mm
Height221 mm
Dimensions221 mm (H): 126 mm (W): 9.2 mm (D)


Flash Memory Capacity16 GB


Package Contents
  • SHIELD Tablet
  • NVIDIA DirectStylus 2
  • AC Adapter

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